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The American Libraries collection includes material contributed from across the United States. Institutions range from the Library of Congress to many local public libraries. As a whole, this collection of material brings holdings that cover many facets of American life and scholarship into the public domain. Significant portions of this collection have been generously sponsored by Microsoft, Yahoo!, The Sloan Foundation, and others.


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Describes, using rhyming text, how various sea animals change color to blend in with their surroundings
Topics: Marine animals, Camouflage (Biology), Camouflage (Biology), Marine animals
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by Kadir Güneş
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 366-384) and index
Topics: Beeldvorming, Kultur, Rezeption, Geschichte, Kontinuität
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by Mortimer, Carole
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Topic: Brothers
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by Nafiz Aydın; Zgoll, Annette. edt; Gülsevin, Gürer. edt
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Topics: Sumerian language, Sumerian language, Sumerian language
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by McNaught, Judith
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When corporate raider Matthew Farrell targets a department store empire, he crosses paths with stunning blonde Meredith Bancroft -- and a once-in-a-lifetime passion and bittersweet memories are rekindled for each of them. Can Matt and Meredith believe in each other at last? Or will a hostile takeover shatter their tenuous trust?
Topics: Social classes, Consolidation and merger of corporations, Department stores, Women executives
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by Chang, Jung, 1952-
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"Anchor Worldviews books"--Half t.p
Topic: Chang, Jung, 1952-
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by Sukla, Srilala; Wright, Gillian
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Topics: Hindi fiction, English fiction
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336--Title page verso
Topic: Turkish language
Source: PanLex 4382
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by Brown, Sandra, 1948-
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Topic: Lingerie industry
Source: difficult: tight margins
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by Brown, Sandra, 1948-
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Mirror image -- Best kept secrets -- Slow heat in heaven
Topic: Love stories, American
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [374]-380) and index
Topics: Stocks, Investments
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by Lackey, Mercedes
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High Magic had been lost to Valdemar centuries ago when the last Herald-Mage gave his life to save the kingdom from destruction by dark sorceries. Yet now the realm is at risk again. And Elsperth, Herald and heir to the throne, must take up the challenge, abandoning her home to find a mentor who can awaken her untrained mage ablities
Topic: Valdemar (Imaginary place)
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by Brown, Sandra, 1948-
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Claire Laurent who sells eroticfantasy sleepwear is accused of murdering a TV evangelist who attacks Claire's business as sinful and vows to ruin the company
Topic: Lingerie industry
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by Brown, Sandra, 1948-
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Topics: Triangles (Interpersonal relations), Brothers
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by Steinbeck, John, 1902-1968; DeMott, Robert J., 1943-
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Topics: Migrant agricultural laborers, Rural families, Depressions, Labor camps
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Every day, we face challenges in relationships, sexuality, money, work, and health. While there is a wealth of information and advice available on all of these subjects, we still have trouble turning knowing into doing. Here, Dan Millman presents a peaceful warrior's way to turn our intentions into action, our challenges into strength, and our life experiences into wisdom
Topics: Millman, Dan, Spiritual life
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by Asimov, Isaac, 1920-1992; Greenberg, Martin Harry; Olander, Joseph D
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Author's includeLew Gillis, Isaac Asimov, Carroll Mayers, Francis Nevins, and many, many more
Topic: Detective and mystery stories, American
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by Robert Jordan
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by Deveraux, Jude
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by Hoff, Benjamin, 1946-
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What? Another one? -- Interjection -- The - What was that again? - of piglet -- Very small animal -- Eeyore effect -- Tigger tendency -- Things as they might be -- Things as they are -- Upright heart -- Day of piglet -- Farewell
Topics: Milne, A. A. (Alan Alexander), 1882-1956, Milne, A. A. (Alan Alexander), 1882-1956, Milne, A. A....
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by Carlos Fuentes
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Topics: Spain -- Civilization, Latin America -- Civilization
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by Sandford, John, 1944 Feb. 23-
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Originally published: New York : Putnam, c1991
Topic: Davenport, Lucas (Fictitious character)
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by Coulter, Catherine; Jove Books; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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Source: Copyright deposit, Nov. 2, 1992
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by Andrews, V. C. (Virginia C.)
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After Christie Longchamp's parents die in a fire, she and her brother go to live with her uncle where more trouble begins
Topics: Cutler family (Fictitious characters), Cutler's Cove (Imaginary place), Orphans, Incest, First...
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by Dailey, Janet
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Topic: Large type books
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by Brown, Sandra, 1948-
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Topics: Widows, Love stories
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by Hart, Jessica
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"Original hardcover edition published in 1992 by Mills & Boon Limited"--T.p. verso
Topics: Orphans, Custody of children
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by James, P. D
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Topics: Dalgliesh, Adam (Fictitious character), Police
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by Deveraux, Jude
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 237-250)
Topics: Codependency, Self-care, Health, Substance abuse, Codependency (Psychology), Self Care
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by Hemphill, Essex
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Gay and Lesbian Book Award (American Library Association), 1993
Topics: African American gays, Gay men
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Sequel: Yo!
Topics: Sisters, Dominican Americans
Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Renewable natural resources, Natural resources, Sustainable development, Conservation of natural...
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by Field, Sandra
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"Original hardcover edition published in 1991 by Mills & Boon Limited"--T.p. verso
Topic: Women novelists
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by Andrews, V. C. (Virginia C.)
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Finally married to Jimmy and reunited with her daughter, Dawn is convinced she has everything she needs, but her brother's strange behavior, her mother's selfishness, and an unspeakable tragedy threaten her happiness
Topics: Cutler family (Fictitious characters), Cutler's Cove (Imaginary place), Families, Love stories
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by Wick, Lori
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After their mother dies, Kaitlin Donovan must rely on her faith to hold the family together until their father returns to San Francisco, and they can begin a new life
Topics: Sagas, Fiction - Religious, Fiction, Christian - Historical, Religious - Historical, Christian...
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by Robards, Karen
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Ian Connelly, Marquis of Derne, is branded a criminal, sent to the Carolina Colony, becomes the indentured servant of Susannah Redmon, and eventually they fall in love
Topics: Indentured servants, Love stories
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by Lamb, Wally
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Topics: Self-perception, Women, Overweight women
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by Oldfield, Elizabeth
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"Original hardcover edition published in 1990 by Mills & Boon Limited"--T.p. verso
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by Crawford, Elaine
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by Allende, Isabel
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Translation of: Cuentos de Eva Luna
Topics: Short stories, Argentine, CUENTOS CHILENOS
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by Sandra Brown
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by Grant, Vanessa
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Topics: Non-Classifiable, Romance - General, Fiction, Fiction - Romance, Romance: Regency
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by Deveraux, Jude
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by Alley, R. W. (Robert W.)
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"A Golden book."
Topics: Children's songs, Buses, Songs
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by Shore, Edwina
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"Original hardcover edition published in 1990 by Mills & Boon Limited"--T.p. verso
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by Avi, 1937-; Murray, Ruth E
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"An Avon Flare book."
Topics: Sea stories, Sea stories
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by Leckie, Robert, 1920-2001
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"From Parris Island to the Pacific -- a young marine's stirring account of combat in World War II"--Cover
Topics: Military - World War II, Non-Classifiable, Military History - World War II, History - Military /...
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Includes index
Topic: Bryson, Bill
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by Stine, R.L
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by Patricia C. Wrede
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Topic: Sahidic dialect
Source: PanLex 4478
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by Braun, Lilian Jackson
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All the world's a stage--and now Jim Qwilleran's apple orchard hsa become the stage--for a real-life murder scene. The much-disliked director of the Pickax Theatre Club's Shakespeare production, Hilary van Brook, is found dead after the closing-night cast party...and with the help of his super-smart siamese, Qwill must cast a suspicious eye on all the players--especially the ones pussyfooting around behind the scenes
Topics: Cats, Detective and mystery stories
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 317-326) and index
Topics: Sex customs, Sex, Vie sexuelle, Sexualité
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by Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976
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Topics: Poirot, Hercule (Fictitious character), Private investigators, Large type books, Detective and...
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by Hammond, Rosemary
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"Original hardcover edition published in 1991 by Mills & Boon Limited"--T.p. verso
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by Johnson, Angela, 1961-; Soman, David, ill
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On the leaving morning, a child watches for the moving men, has a cup of cocoa in the deli across the street, and leaves lip marks on the window of the apartment before departing for the new home
Topics: Moving, Household, African Americans, Moving, Household, African Americans
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Includes index
Topics: DeMeo, Roy, DeMeo, Roy, Mafia, Murder, Murderers, Mafia, Meurtre, Meurtriers
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Salsa (Music), Popular music, Popular music
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by Stine, R.L
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by Coulter, Catherine
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From the multimillion-copy, seven-time New York Times bestselling author comes a magnificent first novel in a trilogy of love and adventure. The Earl of Northcliffe finds himself wed to his intended's sister, and if having an unwanted wife isn't enough, he is also plagued by a ghost called The Virgin Bride. "(Coulter) is the queen of romance with dashing men, beautiful women, sex, intrigue
Topics: Ghost stories, Nobility
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by Peters, Ralph, 1952-
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by Clancy, Tom, 1947-
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One terrible act plunges the world into an instant nuclear crisis, and with the American president accused of incompetence, Jack Ryan calls on FBI head Dan Murray to help him avert disaster
Topics: Ryan, Jack (Fictitious character), Intelligence service, Nuclear warfare
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by Coulter, Catherine
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"Introductory copy"--Cover
Topics: Football players, Upper class
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by Mansell, Joanna
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"Original hardcover edition published in 1990 by Mills & Boon Limited"--T.p. verso
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by Martin, Ann M., 1955-
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"An Apple paperback."
Topics: Broken homes, Babysitters, Friendship, Broken homes, Babysitters, Friendship
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by Castillo, Ana
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Originally publ. 1986
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Topic: Education Enseignant Enseignement Professeur Recherche
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by George, Elizabeth, 1949-
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"Crime line."
Topic: Detective and mystery stories
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by Holt, Victoria, 1906-1993
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 308-314) and index
Topics: Motion picture music, Filmmuziek, Film, Musique de, Filmmusik, Cinema Films (Motion pictures) Music
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 207) and index
Topics: Radiography, Medical, Quality Control, Radiography, Technology, Radiologic
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by Steinbeck, John, 1902-1968
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Originally published in the U.S. as: Pearl of the world
Topics: Pearls, Fishers, Greed, Men, Family
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by MacDonald, John D. (John Dann), 1916-1986
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Topic: McGee, Travis (Fictitious character)